I am SSH'ing to a server (running
CentOS release 5.4 (Final)). I opened
vim, and when I hit shift+v to try to get into "Visual Line" mode, all I get is a beep noise.
Why? Why can't I access visual mode in Vim?
echo $TERM says
I SSH'd into another computer (running Debian), and pressing shift+v worked exactly as I'd expect (this machine also has
echo $TERM equal to
What setting do I need to check to make Vim act the way I want? Or how can I get into visual mode without being beeped at?